Brain lobectomy for severe head injuries is not a hopeless procedure


Oncel D. , Demetriades D., Gruen P., Salim A., Inaba K., Rhee P., ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE, cilt.63, ss.1010-1013, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 63 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/ta.0b013e318156ee64
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1010-1013

Özet

Introduction: Posttraumatic transtentorial herniation or intractable intracranial hypertension are ominous signs, and are associated with very poor outcomes. Aggressive procedures, such as brain lobectomies, may benefit some of these patients. The published experience with brain lobectomies is very limited.